Coach is now in the podcast business.
The company on Wednesday will launch “Dream It Real,” a weekly podcast hosted by writer and editor Heben Nigatu, intended to inspire young people to follow their dreams. And the brand is pulling out all the stops to kick off the program, turning to its high-profile ambassadors to help make a splash.
The first episode features Selena Gomez, singer, actress and global face of Coach. She’ll speak on the subject of authenticity and share her thoughts on social media, self-acceptance, her collaboration with Cardi B, and her upcoming album.
“Authenticity is, for me, not minding being myself anymore,” she says in the episode. “I’ve always wanted to be me, but when I was younger, I was very insecure. I started in this industry really young, and I think that you kind of create this other persona of yourself.”
The second episode, which will be released May 1, features Michael B. Jordan, the face of Coach men’s wear, who takes on the issues of inclusion in Hollywood, overcoming insecurity as a young actor and his dream to one day open a school.
Michael B. Jordan, the face of Coach men’s wear, will be on the May 1 podcast.
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